agilawood

noun
ag·​i·​la·​wood
variants: or less commonly aguilawood \ ˈa-​gə-​lə-​ˌwu̇d \

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First Known Use of agilawood

1699, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for agilawood

Portuguese aguila (borrowed from Tamil akil) + wood entry 2

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The first known use of agilawood was in 1699

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“Agilawood.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/agilawood. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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